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§ 12-413. Inspection of pharmacies

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: April 11, 2017

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 12. Pharmacists and Pharmacies (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Pharmacy Permits (Refs & Annos)
Effective: April 11, 2017
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 12-413
§ 12-413. Inspection of pharmacies
In general
(a) During business hours, the Secretary, the Board, or the agents of either may enter any permit holder's pharmacy and inspect for compliance with federal and State laws and regulations:
(1) Any drugs or devices, dentifrices, domestic remedies, and toilet articles that are in the pharmacy;
(2) Any records or publications that are required to be kept by a pharmacy under this title; and
(3) The facility.
(b) At the direction of the Secretary, the Board, the Chief of the Office of Controlled Substances Administration, or their agents may enter a permit holder's pharmacy at any time and investigate with law enforcement officers pursuant to a valid warrant.
Hindrances prohibited
(c) A person may not hinder an inspection or an investigation conducted under this section.


Added by Acts 1997, c. 614, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1997. Amended by Acts 2017, c. 62, § 1, eff. April 11, 2017.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 12-413, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 12-413
Current through legislation effective through May 8, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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